Chimney Caps

Damper, firebox, chimney crown, chimney liner, chimney cap.  These are some of the things that you know about if you own a home with a fireplace.  But even though you know your fireplace has these components, do you really know what the purpose of each is?  Some work...

Fix Your Smoke Chamber This Spring

Springtime is fix-it time! It always feels good to do some deep-down spring cleaning, and as you clean, you’ll notice things that need repair. You might notice some loose trim as you wash your walls and woodwork or some paint that needs to be touched up. There’s...

Spring Clean Your Fireplace

There are things that you can do year-round to make sure that your fireplace stays in good shape. In the winter, you’ll want to make sure that you use the right type of wood so that there isn’t an additional amount of creosote build-up on the interior of your chimney....

Spotting Chimney Damage

It’s impossible to overstate the importance of a quality chimney inspection and cleaning. At Old Dominion Chimney Service, we take pride in making sure that everything is up and running smoothly so that you can enjoy your fireplace during the cold weather. Keep...